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CMOHS.org - Seaman FOSS, HERBERT LOUIS, U.S. Navy

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FOSS, HERBERT LOUIS

Rank: Seaman
Organization: U.S. Navy
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Born: 12 October 1871, Belfast, Maine
Departed: Yes
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G.O. Number: 521
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Accredited To: Maine
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FOSS, HERBERT LOUIS Photo
 
Citation

On board the U.S.S. Marblehead during the operation of cutting the cable leading from Cienfuegos, Cuba, 11 May 1898. Facing the heavy fire of the enemy, Foss set an example of extraordinary bravery and coolness throughout this action.